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Israel Daily News Stream 05/01/2012

Israel Daily News Stream 05/01/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. A Gaza aid convoy ruptures because overland route passes through Syria. Palestinian press freedom takes another blow. Might Egypt give citizenship to thousands of Palestinian refugees? Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians • One benefit

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Israel Daily News Stream 04/24/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. Fallout from 60 Minutes continues. PA internet providers block access to news sites critical of Mahmoud Abbas. Syrian army executes Hama residents who met with UN observers. Join the Israel Daily News Stream on Facebook. Israel and the Palestinians • According

Fact Checking Jeff Halper

An Irish Times article on Palestinian political paralysis includes an interview with Jeff Halper. He’s an Israeli activist better known for — among other things — founding the Israeli Committee Against Home Demolitions, and for sailing to Gaza with a 2008 Gaza flotilla. Halper revealed to reporter Michael Jansen the juicy secrets of Prime Minister

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Israel Daily News Stream 04/23/2012

Everything you need to know about today’s media coverage of Israel and the Mideast. 60 Minutes looks at the status of Christians in the Holy Land. The Guardian issues a “correction” — for referring to Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. A UN document contradicts Ayatollah Khameini’s feigned fatwa against nuclear weapons. Join the Israel Daily News

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